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Anky Sues EuroDressage for linking Anky to Rollkur!

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  • Anky Sues EuroDressage for linking Anky to Rollkur!


    eta to change name to "anky" and not Sjeff
    Last edited by mbm; Aug. 24, 2010, 07:59 PM.

  • #2
    That's not how it reads to me. It sounds like Astrid is suing Sjef.


    • Original Poster

      the title of the article is "anky is suing Eurodressage"

      and then she goes on to say that anky feel defamed.....


      i dont know.... just posting what the press release said?


      • #4
        Anky is suing.


        • #5
          from eurodressage article:

          In his correspondence Sjef Janssen has sweared at Appels like a sailor


          • #6
            I'm reading it as Astrid's counter-suit (using Sjeff)! Evidently, Anky does not talk like a sailor.


            • #7
              Babblefish for the win!

              (I should name a horse like that)
              Originally posted by BigMama1
              Facts don't have versions. If they do, they are opinions
              GNU Terry Prachett


              • #8
                Originally posted by SuffolkRider View Post
                Evidently, Anky does not talk like a sailor.
                So who the f*** cares?

                * <-- RR Certified Gold Star {) <-- RR Golden Croissant Award
                Training Tip of the Day: If you can’t beat your best competitor, buy his horse.
                NO! What was the question?


                • #9
                  Same song, different tune.
                  Proud member of People Who Hate to Kill Wildlife clique


                  • #10
                    Originally posted by Foxtrot's View Post
                    Same song, different tune.
                    Is that like dancing a hornpipe?


                    • #11
                      Next up - Sjef/Anky sue CotH Dressage Forum.
                      "No matter how well you perform there's always somebody of intelligent opinion who thinks it's lousy." - Laurence Olivier


                      • #12
                        Not so far-fetched

                        Originally posted by Mike Matson View Post
                        Next up - Sjef/Anky sue CotH Dressage Forum.
                        Bloggers and "anonymous" internet posters are being successfully sued by those they have defamed, according to an article published today in the Seattle Times:


                        • Original Poster

                          Originally posted by stryder View Post
                          Bloggers and "anonymous" internet posters are being successfully sued by those they have defamed, according to an article published today in the Seattle Times:
                          woah.... some lawyer could get very rich just hanging out at COTH dressage forum!


                          • #14
                            Originally posted by mbm View Post
                            woah.... some lawyer could get very rich just hanging out at COTH dressage forum!
                            Golly, don't forget the Horse Care forum and all of the feet threads!
                            "Aye God, Woodrow..."


                            • #15
                              Evidently, Anky does not talk like a sailor.
                              Humans don’t mind duress, in fact they thrive on it. What they mind is not feeling necessary. –Sebastian Junger


                              • #16

                                Maybe it was Talk Like a Sailor Day.

                                PS BTW, that' countersuit sounds pretty feeble. Since when are you not allowed to rant at journalists while pretending to be Long John Silver?



                                • #17
                                  I'm collecting CotH names of those who appear to have nice horses and big farms. I'm going for the deep pockets as soon as they say one bad thing about me.
                                  "No matter how well you perform there's always somebody of intelligent opinion who thinks it's lousy." - Laurence Olivier


                                  • #18
                                    Hmmmm...it certainly doesn't sound like Astrid's attorney wrote the "press release" !


                                    • #19
                                      Does anyone else love the beginning?

                                      According to Anky images of her horses can not be connected to the controversial rollkur training method. This is a system developed by Anky and her trainer and life partner Sjef Janssen in which the horse is bending its neck in an extreme way.

                                      Sooo, images of her horses can not be connected to the training system that the next sentence says she DEVELOPED.

                                      Okey dokey then.

                                      I wonder whose horses she wants us to believe she developed it on.
                                      Last edited by meupatdoes; Aug. 26, 2010, 04:10 PM.
                                      The Noodlehttp://tiny.cc/NGKmT&http://tiny.cc/gioSA
                                      Boy Wonderhttp://tiny.cc/G9290
                                      The Hana is nuts! NUTS!!http://tinyurl.com/SOCRAZY


                                      • #20
                                        meupatdoes, I believe the contradiction was the point of the juxtaposition of those two sentences. It is rather clever from an editorial perspective.